Potash – Potash Investing News spoke with Farhad Abasov, president, CEO and director of Allana Potash, who shed some insight on the significance of the ICL strategic alliance and the current potash market.
Articles Tagged "africa"
Cobalt – Reuters reported yesterday that the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is looking to double its cobalt export royalty from 2 to 4 percent.
Diamond – Voice of America reported that in order to stop illegal blood diamond trading, Cameroon and Chad are increasing their border security. They suspect that the gems may be sponsoring "armed groups in neighboring Central African Republic."
Iron – Sundance Resources Ltd. (ASX:SDL) announced that its subsidiaries, Cam Iron SA and Congo Iron SA, have signed a 10-year offtake agreement with Noble Resources International Pte Ltd., a global commodities trader.
Coal – Mining Weekly reported that according to Rowan Karstel, CEO of Beacon Hill Resources plc (LSE:BHR), the Tete coalfield, located in Mozambique, has more development potential over the next 10 years than other sub-Saharan coal mining areas.
Tungsten – Metal Bulletin reported that German technology metals supplier HC Starck doesn't prioritize sourcing its tungsten from Africa.
Potash – Reuters reported that despite the slowdown in the potash market over the last eight months, two junior potash companies have managed to shake off the bearish sentiment of the industry, bolstered by their proximity to two of the world's most promising, but under-served fertilizer markets: Brazil and Africa.
Coal – Universal Coal plc (ASX:UNV) announced yesterday that production has started at its South Africa-based Kangala coal mine.
Diamond – Reuters reported that next month, the Ivory Coast plans to pressure the United Nations to lift a ban on its diamond exports. The UN Security Council put a trade embargo on the country's diamonds back in 2005 in an effort to stop their sale from "funding arms purchases."
Uranium – Here's a look at past and current uranium mining activity in Mauritania, Gabon and Zambia.